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Wakaw Lake SunsetThe Resort Village of Wakaw Lake is located along #41 Highway which is south of the town of Wakaw. It is commonly called Poplar Beach. It is the only incorporated Resort Village along Wakaw Lake.

To gather information on shoreline/dock from Fisheries and Oceans use website and scroll down to 'contact us' and click the link. 

To contact the provincial agency for shoreline/dock regulations go to For the applications required, click permit & applications to locate -Aquatic Habitat Protection Appliation. 

There is also a portion of the REACT website posted under Resouces. It lists what is accepted at the landfill sites and transfer stations. They do not accept household garbage. That is what our bins are provided for. (

Boundary alterations Update February 2016

Council is still committed to work towards uniting the beaches surrounding Wakaw Lake. A further udate will be posted soon. 




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Candidates For the 2016 Resort Village of Wakaw Lake Election on July 30, 2016 - Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Results of the Election are as follows:


Mayor: Maurice Rivard


You new Council members are:

Brad Gulka - 158 votes

Michelle McAuliffe - 147 votes

Lorne Thomson - 136 votes

Linton Davenport - 121 votes



As a note Deborah Michayluk received 34 votes

Wakaw Lake Regional Opportunities and Options Survey and Poster - Thursday, May 19, 2016
The Resort Village of Wakaw Lake, with co-operation from the RM of Hoodoo No. 401, is engaging with community members and stakeholders to determine inter-municipal and regional opportunities. 
This process is exploring themes such as: 
 Our shared interests and common goals around Wakaw Lake;  Local and regional opportunities and challenges; 
How we can work together on initiatives; and, What our future looks like (next steps and implementation).  
Please share your input through the Wakaw Lake Regional Opportunities and Options - Community Engagement Survey 2016. Be on the look-out for additional information about being engaged in this process throughout the summer!  
The survey is also available online at 
2016 Meeting dates - Tuesday, February 23, 2016

 June 15, 2016, July 13, 2016, August 10, 2016, Septemeber 14, 2016, October 12, 2016, November 9, 2016 and December 14, 2016.

Dates may be changed depending on Council work schedules and other unepected events.



The next Regular Council Meetingis in August. The date of the meeting will be posted after the election.




Quick Links

Poplar Beach Campground Owners Assoc.



Winter Hours: Monday, Wednesday and Saturday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Summer Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Wakaw Transfer Site Hours:

Winter: Thursday and Saturday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Summer: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday 10:00 am to 5 pm.


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